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Bristol Hippodrome

10 St. Augustines Parade, Bristol BS1 4UZ, England
+44 20 7206 1182
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Panto Season

We come to the Hippodrome every year to see the panto. This year was a special treat. The whole... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2016
Geoff A
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Cinderella Pantomime with Torvil and Dean

Excellent performances from all. Sat in the stalls in row W but could see and hear everything... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2016
Averil N
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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10 St. Augustines Parade, Bristol BS1 4UZ, England
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

We come to the Hippodrome every year to see the panto. This year was a special treat. The whole thing was so very well done. I think it must be so difficult to put together a show which suits both adults and tender ages but...More

1  Thank Geoff A
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Excellent performances from all. Sat in the stalls in row W but could see and hear everything perfectly. The stage scenery was spectacularly good and felt like a Christmas sparkling pantomime from the moment you walked in. The costumes were very varied and colourful, beautifully...More

1  Thank Averil N
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic costumes! Much improved - script and jokes better than last year, less cheesy and more fun! The NZ comedy replacement brought fresh up to date jokes with social media insights Torvill and Dean's routine was impressive but not sure about Dean's Bristol knowledge!!

1  Thank 364helen
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Great time at Panto. Sat in Stalls, had great view from row D and plenty of leg room. Cast of the show were great. Fun packed evening. Great way to spend Boxing Day.

1  Thank Mcmatty
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

We visited and watched cinderella. The hippodrome is a regular place to visit for us and we have been several times in the last year (twice this month). Drinks are too pricey but they offer a order in your seat system for drinks and snacks...More

1  Thank andypud61
Reviewed 23 December 2016

The Hippodrome is a great venue with the old theatre feel being ideal for pantomime. The view from the stalls is good and the stalls seating is OK. I did once sit in the lower circle which wasn't as comfortable bit still good views. The...More

1  Thank SomersetStephen
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Cinderella pantomime with friends, we have been to lots of Pantos here over the years and always really enjoy them, This year there is no Andy Ford as Buttons...however the guy who plays Buttons (hes from New Zealand NOT Australia) was fantastic! I also have...More

1  Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We watched Cinderella at the hippodrome. The production was fantastic and very funny. The facilities at the hippodrome are great, access for disabled and plenty of toilets. Food and drink expensive but you can take your own in. There is a co op next door...More

1  Thank Joanna C
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Recommend the Christmas panto with Torvill and Dean. Worth the money although drinks are expensive take your own.

1  Thank 1fletch
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Excellent tour with our guide Andy who was very informative and interesting. Visited all areas of the theatre that are not normally be accessable to the public, Andy was very knowledgeable about the history of the theatre. Thoroughly recommended. Need to be able bodied to...More

2  Thank royaloak2015
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fireblade126
12 July 2017|
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Response from Deb K | Reviewed this property |
Sadly no a wheelchair as provide now space for those all seetsa are cramped and I'm 5 7 another thing to note it gets very hot in there too keep cool
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xsbx1
3 July 2017|
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Yep, stalls E or as near as possible, don't go to far forward.
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gillian h
24 June 2017|
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Response from Deb K | Reviewed this property |
Not many toilets there so at intervals the queue is long try to go before or during performance
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